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The Complete Instrument Reference Guide for Band Directors
The Complete Instrument Reference Guide for Band Directors The Complete Instrument Reference Guide for Band Directors
Richard Williams & Jeff King - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This useful spiral-bound reference book includes extended fingering charts for all wind instruments; alternate fingerings, trill charts and key diagrams for all woodwind instruments; harmonic series and

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Handy Manual of Fingering Charts for Instrumentalists
Handy Manual of Fingering Charts for Instrumentalists Handy Manual of Fingering Charts for Instrumentalists
Clarence Hendrickson - Carl Fischer LLC

This is well named!  It is indeed a handy reference for the busy band director, containing fingering and trill charts for the standard band instruments, as well as a reference for string instrument positions. ... view details
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Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors
Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors
Pam Phillips & Andrew Surmani - Alfred Music Publishing

The Copyright Handbook for Music Educators and Directors provides a concise overview of the key aspects of copyright law that affect music educators and directors in the United States. Designed to

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Habits of a Successful Middle School Band Director
Habits of a Successful Middle School Band Director Habits of a Successful Middle School Band Director
Scott Rush, Jeff Scott, Emily Wilkinson - GIA Publications

A treasure-trove of valuable information for both new and experienced middle school teachers! Among the topics discussed are: recruiting beginners, mouthpiece testing and instrumentation, effective

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Habits of a Significant Band Director
Habits of a Significant Band Director Habits of a Significant Band Director
Scott Rush - GIA Publications
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This book will inspire young and veteran band directors to teach with more insight and embrace the power of positive leadership. A model of Five Key Practices is presented: knowledge, communication,

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Habits of a Successful Band Director
Habits of a Successful Band Director Habits of a Successful Band Director (Pitfalls and Solutions)
Scott Rush - GIA Publications

A wealth of practical information you'll turn to again and again. Among the many topics included are: classroom organization and management, working with parents and colleagues, warm-ups, rehearsal strategies,... view details
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Rehearsing the High School Band
Rehearsing the High School Band Rehearsing the High School Band
Stephen Meyer - Meredith Music Publications

The directors included in this book represent a sampling of individuals from different areas of the country, each of whom has had success teaching under unique and diverse circumstances. They represent the

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Boosters to the Rescue
Boosters to the Rescue Boosters to the Rescue
David W. Vandewalker - GIA Publications

Boosters to the Rescue! offers practical tools to modernize your program into a 21st-century booster organization that can function as a successful small business and significantly support the

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Band Instrument
Band Instrument "Quick Fix" Repair Solutions Band Instrument "Quick Fix" Repair Solutions
Gregory Biba - GIA Publications

Essential repair techniques as well as suggestions for instrument maintenance are provided in a format that is easy to follow and intuitively organized.  You will be guided step by step through each repair... view details
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The Complete Woodwind Instructor
The Complete Woodwind Instructor The Complete Woodwind Instructor
Robert & Deborah Sheldon - C L Barnhouse Company

A complete guidebook for the music educator, regardless of his or her background. Indispensable for all directors!

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Preparing Your School Band for Adjudication
Preparing Your School Band for Adjudication Preparing Your School Band for Adjudication (Training Young Musicians to See with Their Ears)
James Meredith & Gary Fagan - James River Music

This practical book for band directors covers the essential steps for preparing your ensemble for adjudication and offers proven strategies and techniques for developing tone, intonation, balance,

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Complete Encyclopedia of Fingering Charts
Complete Encyclopedia of Fingering Charts Complete Encyclopedia of Fingering Charts
- Heritage Music Press

A valuable reference for teachers, directors and students, this comprehensive, full-sized book is exceptionally well illustrated. All the standard instruments are covered, including double French horn, and

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I Know Sousa, Not Sopranos!
I Know Sousa, Not Sopranos! I Know Sousa, Not Sopranos! (A Survival Guide for the Band Director Teaching Choirs)
Russell Robinson - Heritage Music Press

Here's a sobering thought for many a band or orchestra director: you've been given the "opportunity" to work with the choir!  But fear not - this handy guide will help you survive your foray

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Help! I'm NOT a Drummer!... but I have some in my ensemble
Help! I'm NOT a Drummer!... but I have some in my ensemble Help! I'm NOT a Drummer!... but I have some in my ensemble (Percussion Quick-reference Book for School Band and Orchestra Directors)
Sean Kennedy - Carl Fischer LLC

Designed for the ensemble conductor who needs a quick-help guide to teach percussion, this book will provide all the tools necessary to effectively guide a young percussion section. The world of percussion

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The Art of Successful Teaching
The Art of Successful Teaching The Art of Successful Teaching
Tim Lautzenheiser - GIA Publications

This book from one of the nation's most sought-after motivators and speakers on education and leadership is the book that you've been looking for! Includes sections on the art of teaching, attitude

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Instrument Repair for the Music Teacher
Instrument Repair for the Music Teacher Instrument Repair for the Music Teacher
Burton Stanley - Alfred Music Publishing

A special textbook designed to guide the music teacher through everyday maintenance and repair situations.  Be prepared for those on-the-spot repair problems that are sure to crop up when you least expect... view details
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The Pursuit of Excellence
The Pursuit of Excellence The Pursuit of Excellence (A Band Director's Guide to Success)
Sally Wagner - Meredith Music Publications

A treasure trove of tips, suggestions and friendly advice from a highly successful band director, this book will inspire you to achieve your full potential and help to transform the everyday job of teaching

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Guide to Brass Musical Instrument Repair
Guide to Brass Musical Instrument Repair Guide to Brass Musical Instrument Repair
Christopher Page Bluemel - Northeastern Music Publications

This spiral bound book covers repairs from basic simple repairs to professional repair work, a step-by-step guide to brass repair.   Easy to read and designed for use while repairing brass instruments, it... view details
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Tools for Powerful Student Evaluation
Tools for Powerful Student Evaluation Tools for Powerful Student Evaluation
Susan R. Farrell - Meredith Music Publications

This book presents a practical source of authentic assessment strategies for music educators.  Includes over 70 pages of tasks and charts for assessing the learning process as well as the product.

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So You're the New Band Director: Now What?
So You're the New Band Director: Now What? So You're the New Band Director: Now What?
Philip C. Wise - C L Barnhouse Company

This excellent book addresses all those non-musical aspects of being a Band Director that get in the way of making music: Discipline, Organization, Scheduling, Booster Organizations; Dealing with... view details
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Bridging the Gap Between Middle School and High School
Bridging the Gap Between Middle School and High School Bridging the Gap Between Middle School and High School
Music Achievement Council - MUSIC ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL

Bridging the Gap brings together the efforts of middle and high school teachers, parents, principals, music supervisors and yes, students themselves, that have had a profound effect on recruiting, and

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The Evolution of a Successful Band Director
The Evolution of a Successful Band Director The Evolution of a Successful Band Director (A Proven Plan to Improve Your Effectiveness)
Scott Rush - GIA Publications

Intended for both novice and experienced band directors, this companion to the best-selling book Habits of a Successful Band Director is designed to present effective teaching principles with more depth... view details
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First Performance for Band
First Performance for Band First Performance for Band
Music Achievement Council - MUSIC ACHIEVEMENT COUNCIL

This volume features sheet music, parts, sample letters, programs and student certificates for beginning band. Students can learn a composition in seven short weeks with the materials provided!

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Instrumental Music Education
Instrumental Music Education Instrumental Music Education (Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony)
Evan Feldman, Ari Contzius & Mitchell Lutch - Routledge & Kegan

Intended for college instrumental music education majors studying to be band and orchestra directors at the elementary, middle school or high school level.  This textbook presents an extensive look at the... view details
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